• Digital Detachment: How Computer Culture Undermines Democracy book cover

    Digital Detachment

    How Computer Culture Undermines Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Chet A Bowers

    The digital revolution is changing the world in ecologically unsustainable ways: (1) it increases the economic and political power of the elites controlling and interpreting the data; (2) it is based on the deep assumptions of market liberalism that do not recognize environmental limits; (3) it…

    Paperback – 2016-02-09
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  • Framing Environmental Disaster: Environmental Advocacy and the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill book cover

    Framing Environmental Disaster

    Environmental Advocacy and the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, 1st Edition

    By Melissa K. Merry

    The blowout of the Deepwater Horizon and subsequent underground oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 is considered by many to be the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history.  Interest groups, public officials, and media organizations have spent considerable time documenting the…

    Paperback – 2016-01-29
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    Routledge Research in Environmental Policy and Politics

  • The Future of Quality News Journalism: A Cross-Continental Analysis book cover

    The Future of Quality News Journalism

    A Cross-Continental Analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter J. Anderson, Michael Williams, George Ogola

    In the face of the continuously changing challenges of the digital age, it is difficult for quality news journalism to survive on any significant scale if a means for adequately funding it is not available. This new study, a follow-up to 2007’s The Future of Journalism in the Advanced Democracies,…

    Paperback – 2016-01-29
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    Routledge Research in Journalism

  • European Civil War Films: Memory, Conflict, and Nostalgia book cover

    European Civil War Films

    Memory, Conflict, and Nostalgia, 1st Edition

    By Eleftheria Rania Kosmidou

    This book examines the ways in which late twentieth-century European cinema deals with the neglected subject of civil war. Exploring a range of films about the Spanish, Irish, former Yugoslavia, and Greek civil wars, this comparative and interdisciplinary study engages with contemporary debates in…

    Paperback – 2016-01-29
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    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Eisenstein: A Documentary Portrait book cover

    Eisenstein: A Documentary Portrait

    1st Edition

    By Norman Swallow

    Of all the pioneers of the cinema, the Soviet film director Sergei Eisenstein has exerted the most enduring hold on the popular imagination. This book offers a unique portrait of the director based on the personal recollections of those who knew him. Originally published in 1976, it is illustrated…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
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    Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

  • The Cinema of Apartheid: Race and Class in South African Film book cover

    The Cinema of Apartheid

    Race and Class in South African Film, 1st Edition

    By Keyan Tomaselli

    This study analyses the historical development of South African cinema up to he book's original publication in 1988. It describes the films and comments on their relationship to South African realities, addressing all aspects of the industry, focusing on domestic production, but also…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
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    Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

  • American Political Movies: An Annotated Filmography of Feature Films book cover

    American Political Movies

    An Annotated Filmography of Feature Films, 1st Edition

    By James Combs

    Essays here explore the relationship between politics and explicitly political feature films from the beginning of the movie industry to World War I, and for each decade through to the 1980's. The included filmography is particularly useful. Originally published in 1990, the method of inquiry put…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
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    Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

  • Masters of the Soviet Cinema: Crippled Creative Biographies book cover

    Masters of the Soviet Cinema

    Crippled Creative Biographies, 1st Edition

    By Herbert Marshall

    Eisenstein, Pudovkin, Dovzhenko, Vertov: these Soviet film directors are acknowledged to be among the greatest in the history of cinematography. To Eisenstein we owe such films as Battleship Potemkin and October; to Pudovkin Mother and The End of St Petersburg; to Dovzhenko Earth and Zvenigora; and…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
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    Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

  • Film Propaganda and American Politics: An Analysis and Filmography book cover

    Film Propaganda and American Politics

    An Analysis and Filmography, 1st Edition

    By James Combs, Sara T. Combs

    Originally published in 1994, this important book traces the rise of film propaganda in the 20th Century, discussing specifically how film can be used to manipulate public perception and opinions. Two distinct areas are covered: war propaganda, including feature and documentary films regarding…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
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    Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

  • Movies and Politics: The Dynamic Relationship book cover

    Movies and Politics

    The Dynamic Relationship, 1st Edition

    Edited by James E. Combs

    Collecting together some of the best thinking about the relationship between movies and politics, this book, originally published in 1993, encourages an awareness of the political dimension of film, both for film scholars and those entering the film industry. Eight essays are grouped into four…

    Paperback – 2015-12-17
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    Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

  • The Power of Information Networks: New Directions for Agenda Setting book cover

    The Power of Information Networks

    New Directions for Agenda Setting, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lei Guo, Maxwell McCombs

    The news media have significant influence on the formation of public opinion. Called the agenda-setting role of the media, this influence occurs at three levels. Focusing public attention on a select few issues or other topics at any moment is level one. Emphasizing specific attributes of those…

    Paperback – 2015-12-15
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    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • Secrecy and the Media: The Official History of the United Kingdom's D-Notice System book cover

    Secrecy and the Media

    The Official History of the United Kingdom's D-Notice System, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas John Wilkinson

    Secrecy and the Media is the first book to examine the development of the D-Notice system, which regulates the UK media's publication of British national security secrets.  It is based on official documents, many of which have not previously been available to…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
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